Starting tomorrow, the authors of Knit So Fine: Designs With Skinny Yarn (Carol, Laura and Lisa) will be embarking on a two-week blog tour around the knitblogosphere, with stops here and at some other friends-of-Knitgrrl, such as Rob, VÃ©ronik and Franklin.
Lisa R. Myers is the author of The Joy of Knitting and The Joy of Knitting Companion. Her designs have been published by Interweave Knits and Classic Elite, and Lisa designed patterns for Getting Started Knitting (Interweave Press, 2006). She is also the owner of Rosie’s Yarn Cellar, a retail yarn shop in Philadelphia, and has over ten years’ experience in the knitting shop industry. Lisa regularly designs patterns for her shop, including for the very successful RosieKnits line.
Laura Grutzeck, who has knitted for more than twenty years, received a BFA from Tyler School of Art and an MS from Drexel University. Her patterns have appeared in Stitch â€˜N Bitch Nation, Vogue Knitting’s Ultimate Sock Book, in the magazine VenusZine, and are frequently featured as part of the RosieKnits line. Laura has taught many classes in knitting and knitting design
Carol J. Sulcoski has had designs published by Knitty.com, KnitNet.com, MenKnit.net, MagKnits.com, and Big Girl Knits. She is a staff member of Rosie’s Yarn Cellar and regularly designs for the RosieKnits pattern line. She is also the author of the popular knitting blog GoKnitInYourHat and proprietress of Black Bunny Fibers, which offers handdyed yarns and spinning fiber.
And now, the full tour schedule:
June 2 — Andrea of The Fiber Forum
June 3 — RosieBlogs
June 4 — Faina of Faina’s Knitting Mode
June 5 — Kat Coyle
June 6 — Lynn of ColorJoy
June 7 — Tour stop here at Knitgrrl, with Lisa!
June 8 — Nautical Knitter
June 9 — Connie Chang
June 10 — Christi of Turtlegirl’s Bloggy Thing
June 11 — Rob of Threadbear Fiber Arts
June 12 — Cindy, the FitterKnitter
June 13 — VÃ©ronik Avery
June 14 — Franklin Habit
June 15 — Myra & Suzie of Woolbearers
So, 7 June, tune in as Lisa and I discuss one of the yarns from the book, the book itself and much more. Buy a copy now so you can follow along!